Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
606 PM MDT SUN MAY 24 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTH CENTRAL JOHNSON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL WYOMING...

* UNTIL 300 AM MDT MONDAY

* AT 601 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
  AREA OF VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.  CLEAR CREEK
  RIVER GAGE NEAR BUFFALO WAS RISING RAPIDLY AND WAS WITHIN A FOOT OF
  FLOOD STAGE.  FLOODING IS EXPECTED AROUND 8 PM MDT WHEN THE GAGE
  GOES OVER 6 FEET WHICH IS FLOOD STAGE.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BUFFALO...GILEAD BURN SCAR...I90 EXIT 47...I90 EXIT 51...I90 EXIT
  53...I90 MILE MARKER 60...JCT I90 AND I25...LAKE DE SMET...
  SADDLESTRING AND U.S. HWY 16 MILE MARKER 80.

  RAINFALL OF 2 TO 2.5 INCHES HAS BEEN OBSERVED AND ADDITIONAL RAINFALL
  OF 2 TO 2.5 INCHES IS POSSIBLE BEFORE MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 90 IN WYOMING BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 43 AND
59.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...BOXELDER
CREEK...PINEY CREEK...SHELL CREEK...CLEAR CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...
COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND
OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

&&

REPORT FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RIVERTON AT
1-800-211-1448.

LAT...LON 4455 10650 4423 10665 4423 10694 4446 10696
      4455 10667

$$

C. BAKER








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